Following the Penn St. child sex assault news last week, a Mayo Clinic expert in Rochester, Minn., offered three reminders to youth coaches and to parents about those safeguards. Max Trenerry specializes in sports psychology and is a soccer coach in Rochester, Minn., and a consultant for U.S. Youth Soccer's Olympic development program. The key to Trenerry's message: coaches should never be alone with their young athletes, even for 5 minutes.
Star Tribune, by Jeremy Olson, 11/15/11